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Consulate of France in Chennai

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French Diplomatic mission in India. On this page you will find info on specific details such as consulate contact information, web presence, consular office hours and directions to the consulate. The consulate in Chennai is not the only diplomatic representation of France in India. On this page you can also find all other French consulates located in India.


French Consulate in Chennai, India Shri Vishwavandita, 19 Poes Garden Chennai 600086 India


(+91) (44) 249 90 201






Mrs. Devi Kausalaya - Consul

Office Hours:

Consulate Appointment

For an appointment at the French consulate in India, please check in first instance the consulate website .

In the case that you are not able to arrange an appointment through the website you can contact the consulate in Chennai by telephone (+91) (44) 249 90 201 or email rmkdevi@hotmail.com

Visa and Passports

The consulate of France in Chennai can inform you about the scope of services they offer.

Always contact the French consulate before a visit since not every consulate in India offers visa and/or passport services.

Travel Insurance for India

A valid travel insurance is very important when you visit India. Check for details on our Travel page

Opening Hours

Please note: Consulate opening hours can vary. Always contact the Consulate before a visit.

French Consulates in India

The French Consulate in Chennai is not the only French consular office in the region. For your convenience we also listed below all other consulates of France located in India. Keep in mind that a consulate can have more or less or different consular services. A French consulate can be found in the city of: Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai and Puduchery

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Consulate of France in Chennai could have adjusted its services by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Contact the consulate before visiting.

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